Olympic Club v Oakland Stompers (US Open Cup)

Olympic Club continued their qualifying run with a 4-2 win over the Oakland Stompers at the Beach Chalet in San Francisco.  The match was their second straight tournament win for the SFSFL outfit over a UPSL club having defeated JASA Redwood City last month on the road.

The photo set is here, including the Instagram posts.

Olympic Club await their next opponent in US Open Cup qualifying, while the Stompers return to UPSL league play with a road trip to JASA Redwood City on Saturday October 26 kickoff at 8pm.

update 10/21/19: Olympic Club will travel to Colorado to play Azteca FC (not to be confused with the Northern California team of the same name) the weekend of November 23-24. Exact time/location TBA.

Quakes v Sacramento (US Open Cup)

Right now, we will defer to Doug at the Beautiful Blog for the highlights of the dramatic 4-3 Quakes win over Sacramento.  It is always a pleasure to hang out with one of the socca family.  Give him a follow at twitter.com/zimpix. We will admit that he takes the better shots. Plus, the Z man is one of the Red Bulls/Metros fans I will jam with.

Spirited Sac Republic upset bid thwarted by SJ Quakes in US Open Cup

Summary and set from the 3pointsport spot coming soon.

San Jose is on break until June 26 when they host Houston in league play while Sacramento resumes USL play against the Tulsa Roughnecks on June 22 7pm kickoff. The next Open Cup match for the Quakes will be on the road against LAFC on June 20 at Banc of California Stadium kickoff at 7:30pm.

JASA Redwood City

Protagonist Soccer has posted an article about JASA Redwood City.  This weekend they are up in Portland, Oregon to face IPS/Marathon Taverna.

https://www.protagonistsoccer.com/spotlight/jasa-rwc-redwood-city (protagonistsoccer.com)

#fbf vs Real San Jose goal celebration #jasa #jasarwc #upsl #groundhopping #thechickenbaltichronicles #supportlocalfootball

The US Open Cup qualifying preview is here.  Of note the Oakland Stompers game has been postponed due to the NoCal fires.

https://www.ussoccer.com/stories/2018/11/14/18/04/20181114-usoc-preview-third-qualifying-round-2019 (ussoccer.com)

 

Oakland Leopards v Oakland Stompers (US Open Cup)

The Oakland Stompers and Oakland Leopards kicked off the 2019 qualifying rounds of the US Open Cup at Burrell Field in San Leandro before a crowd of approximately 300 people in attendance. Arnulfo “PJ” Garcia Jr. scored the lone goal in the 80th minute off a volley to give the Stompers a 1-0 win over the Leopards.

The set (including the Instagram posts):

https://www.flickr.com/photos/theprojectfc/albums/72157671552143147

The Leopards, as the reserve team for the Oakland Roots, plan to play in the Bay Area Adult Soccer League (BAASL) soon as part of evaluating players.  The Roots is scheduled to announce their debut roster and league in the future.

The Stompers, which is the reserve outfit for the East Bay NPSL club, advance to the next round of the US Open Cup qualifiers against an team to be determined with that game to be played in the third weekend of October.  They have their UPSL league home opener next Saturday September 29 at Raimondi Park in Oakland against Real San Jose.  Kickoff at 7pm.

thecup.us Round One review along with photo from the host.

2019 US Open Cup Qualifying Round 1 game-by-game review

Update: next round of the US Open Cup to be played in October.

Update 9/27: Oakland Stompers will host Real San Jose on October 20 in the second round of US Open Cup qualifying.  Venue to be announced.  thecup.us blurb added to article.

Oakland Roots

I’ve seen Simon Rawnsley play for Aguiluchos and he has been their top player the past few years.  Looks like he will be playing for the Oakland Roots SC.

Oakland Roots adds two time NPSL Golden Boot winner Simon Rawnsley (oaklandrootssc.com)

The Roots have also added two key players to their roster in Foster City local Matt Fondy and former Deltas player Bryan Burke.

Oakland Roots add former USL MVP Matt Fondy and USL Defender of the Year and NASL Champion Bryan Burke to US Open Cup Roster (oaklandrootssc.com)

Oakland Roots will be participating in the qualifying stages of the 2019 US Open Cup with the dates to be announced.

Update 8/29: Oakland Roots reserves will be taking on the Oakland Stompers in the US Open Cup qualifying Saturday September 22 7pm at Castlemont High School in Oakland.

 

 

Aguiluchos v SF City (US Open Cup)

In a rematch of the 2016 US Open Cup match at the Beach Chalet in San Francisco, the visitors of the PDL scored 4 unanswered goals to defeat the perennial NPSL contenders 4-0, this time at Raimondi Park in Oakland. SF City advances to meet Sacramento Republic of the USL

 

Facebook series – CD Aguiluchos v SF City.

Flickr set – photos include the instagram posts.  All photos by Nap Badillo. All rights reserved.

In US Open Cup play, San Francisco City advances to meet Sacramento Republic FC of the USL.  In the PDL schedule they will continue their road trip to Southern California this weekend to meet the Southern California Seahorses Saturday May 12 and FC Golden State Force the following day. Aguiluchos also resumes NPSL league play with a road trip to newcomers FC Davis, also on Sunday May 13.

Update 5/10: Doug Zimmerman of The Beautiful Blog at sfgate.com has posted his writeup of the match. Plus someone here with a photo.  Enjoy.

For the Badge photo album. Covers the game from the North Bay. A ton of good pictures to check out.

SF City recap (sfcity.com)

Photo set from the CD Aguiluchos Facebook page

Update 5/14: Tommy Hodul’s take at thecup.us

US Open Cup

The first round pairings have been set.  San Francisco City FC and CD Aguiluchos USA will meet Wednesday May 9 6pm at Raimondi Park in Oakland.  The two teams have a history with their previous tournament meeting in 2016 at the Beach Chalet grounds in San Francisco with Aguiluchos advancing to the next round.

Details and ticket pricing to follow.  This will be  an anticipated match with City playing after their season opener at Fresno against the U23s, and Aguiluchos  after hosting Napa Valley 1839, both games on May 5.

SF City FC – 2015 US Open Cup vs Stanislaus

CD Aguiluchos USA (blue) vs San Francisco (now East Bay) Stompers – 2014 US Open Cup